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    windows 8 files are opening with single click instead of double click

    Are you using a laptop? Some manufacturers add utilities that can control the mouse's functions so I would start by checking if there is another program conflicting with Windows' mouse settings.
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    Freeze framing while watching DVDs

    Your system is more than enough for playing DVDs. I believe that but Windows (plus other programs) is well known for auto updating in the background with patches not being 100% perfect. I would suggest you turn off any auto updates from M$crosoft (also check other programs' settings too) and...
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    Freeze framing while watching DVDs

    What is your system specifications? How long have you been using it? The problems can be caused by many things like programs in the background using most of the memory (RAM) so Windows will have to allocate temporary data (watching the DVD) on the hard disk. A program you recently installed or...
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    Notification settings all greyed out?

    You might need to take ownership of the window folder then you'll have full control over it, once done with the job I suggest you revert back to its previous status: take ownership of folders and files.
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    I'm not able to disable a task

    Firstly thanks to the team for moving my question to the right forums. I found the solution by taking the ownership of folders and files so now I have the option in the mouse's right click button. I took the ownership of the entire Windows' folder and the problem is resolved: take ownership One...
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    I'm not able to disable a task

    My administrator account is active but I'm not able to disable a task.
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    Windows Defender - Turn On or Off in Windows 8

    Thanks very much for keeping the thread up to date. For people struggling with automatic updates and installing an alternative antivirus like Kaspersky, here is the virus definitions download tool so in this case you can keep an eye blocking Windows' auto updates and update Kaspersky: Kaspersky...
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    New Windows 8.1 ISOs with November Rollup (Update 3)

    Thanks for help. No, personally I like to download offline updates from a non Windows system. In this way I keep the updates and I can install anytime I want on different computers or test in a virtual machine also I avoid Microsoft spoofing and its dirty invasive games by trying to...
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    New Windows 8.1 ISOs with November Rollup (Update 3)

    Excuse me if my question is dumb, but if I install 2018-05 Security Monthly Quality Rollup KB4103725 does that mean it includes ALL previous updates since Windows 8.1 with update 3 was released? KB4103725
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    New Windows 8.1 ISOs with November Rollup (Update 3)

    Thanks, you're da best :)
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    New Windows 8.1 ISOs with November Rollup (Update 3)

    But the Update 3 was released in November 2014 while ISO torrents (looking specifically for torrents due to my internet connection) I can find claim to be updated to 2017 so that means these ISOs include the Update 3 plus more recent updates? Thanks very much for help.
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    New Windows 8.1 ISOs with November Rollup (Update 3)

    Hi Brink, could please check this information at the following web site and confirm, they say that the Update 3 is already included in the Windows 8.1 iSO download from Microsoft: superuser At the following Microsoft link there is the update mentioned in the superuser forum which should already...